Southwestern Sales Co., Huntingdon, TN

Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Weighted Average Report for Tuesday Mar 27, 2018

Cattle Receipts: 308     Two weeks ago: 681     Last year: 222

Compared to the same sale two weeks ago, Slaughter cows 5.00 to 6.00 lower. 
Bulls not well established this week. Steers 4.00 to 12.00 lower. Heifers and 
bulls 8.00 to 15.00 lower. Fair to fancy. Demand moderate.

Feeders: 263     Slaughter: 27     Replacements: 18
 
Slaughter cows made up 9 percent of the offering, slaughter bulls 1 percent, 
replacement cows 7 percent, and feeders 83 percent.  The feeder supply included 
25 percent steers, 43 percent heifers, and 33 percent bulls. Near 24 percent of 
the run weighed over 600 lbs.

Please Note: The below USDA LPGM price report is reflective of the majority of 
classes and grades of livestock offered for sale. There may be instances where 
some sales do not fit within reporting guidelines and therefore will not be 
included in the report. Prices are reported on a per cwt basis, unless otherwise 
noted.

Feeder Steers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    5    310-335    322    168.00-179.00     172.92
    5    360-370    364    171.00-176.00     173.59
    1    415-415    415       163.00         163.00
    2    505-510    508    149.00-154.00     151.49
    7    560-595    569    145.00-149.00     146.17
    4    605-630    613    137.00-149.00     142.77
    1    670-670    670       134.00         134.00   Fleshy
    5    700-720    709    128.00-139.00     130.59
    4    845-845    845       126.00         126.00
    1    835-835    835       118.00         118.00   Fleshy
                             Small 1 - 2
    2    250-290    270    150.00-175.00     163.43
    1    300-300    300       169.00         169.00
    1    370-370    370       150.00         150.00
    1    760-760    760       113.00         113.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    1    215-215    215       174.00         174.00
    2    250-255    253    160.00-168.00     163.96
    3    350-390    368    151.00-170.00     163.29
    1    595-595    595       138.00         138.00
    1    680-680    680       138.00         138.00
                             Holstein Large 3
    2    420-420    420        75.00          75.00

Feeder Heifers                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    270-275    273    157.00-161.00     159.02
    2    300-340    320    151.00-162.00     156.16
   10    355-387    374    143.00-154.00     150.17
    3    365-385    375    144.00-145.00     144.67   Fleshy
   12    400-446    430    138.00-148.00     142.08
    6    460-490    475    138.00-142.00     139.64
    1    485-485    485       135.00         135.00   Full
    8    505-545    524    130.00-142.00     136.44
    1    520-520    520       128.00         128.00   Fleshy
   11    550-595    572    122.00-135.00     131.71
    3    610-645    625    125.00-128.00     126.32
    1    650-650    650       122.00         122.00
    1    845-845    845       114.00         114.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    345-345    345       146.00         146.00
    5    410-430    420    120.00-135.00     131.01
    1    570-570    570       120.00         120.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    2    335-345    340    149.00-152.00     150.48
    1    360-360    360       141.00         141.00
    4    415-445    435    125.00-138.00     132.51
    2    460-475    468    135.00-140.00     137.46
    5    505-545    528    120.00-132.00     125.45
    2    580-580    580    124.00-125.00     124.50
    3    600-620    613    117.00-121.00     119.33

Feeder Bulls                Medium and Large 1 - 2
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    2    385-395    390       165.00         165.00
    4    405-440    420    158.00-171.00     162.64
    6    455-495    474    147.00-156.00     151.08
    8    500-535    518    143.00-153.00     147.22
    1    530-530    530       141.00         141.00   Fleshy
    6    550-585    563    141.00-145.00     143.03
    9    600-645    607    132.00-144.00     141.13
    4    655-690    675    128.00-137.00     133.24
    1    665-665    665       113.00         113.00   Fleshy
    2    710-710    710       128.00         128.00
    1    805-805    805       110.00         110.00
    1    975-975    975       105.00         105.00
                             Small 1 - 2
    1    475-475    475       140.00         140.00
    2    520-545    533       142.00         142.00
                             Medium and Large 2 - 3
    4    420-440    430    149.00-154.00     150.72
    2    485-495    490       145.00         145.00
    3    505-545    518    140.00-141.00     140.68
    4    550-595    565    130.00-139.00     134.46
    1    645-645    645       129.00         129.00
    3    720-730    725    117.00-128.00     121.67
    1    835-835    835        99.00          99.00

Bred Cows                  Medium and Large 1 - 2 Young
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1    930-930    930       875.00         875.00   Per Head  1-3 Months Bred
    2    940-1070  1005   1010.00-1160.00   1089.85   Per Head  7-9 Months Bred

Slaughter Cows                Breaker 70-80% Lean
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1410-1410  1410        52.50          52.50
                               Boner 80-85% Lean
    6    970-1390  1216     47.00-53.50       50.54
    1   1065-1065  1065        55.50          55.50   High Dressing
    4   1400-1570  1466     49.50-54.00       51.94
    1   1450-1450  1450        56.00          56.00   High Dressing
    1   1450-1450  1450        43.00          43.00   Low Dressing
                                Lean 85-90% Lean
    3    865-1000   945     43.50-47.00       45.25
    4   1000-1210  1089     35.00-45.00       39.36   Low Dressing

Slaughter Bulls                Yield Grade 1
 Head   Wt Range   Avg Wt    Price Range   Avg Price
    1   1430-1430  1430        72.00          72.00
    1   1580-1580  1580        75.00          75.00
    1   1755-1755  1755        50.00          50.00   Low Dressing

Source: TN Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Nashville, TN
        Rob Thomas, Market Reporter 502-782-4139 
www.ams.usda.gov/lsmnpubsNV_LS147.txt